50th anniversary — Maryanna and Richard Foster

  • Contributed photoMaryanna and Richard Foster in 1967

  • Contributed photoMaryanna and Richard Foster in 2017

Friday, December 08, 2017

Maryanna F. and Richard E. Foster of 53 Hoosac Road, Deerfield, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 3, 2017. A celebration party for their golden anniversary was given by their daughters Lynette Poe of Hatfield, and Rebecca Dejnak of Deerfield, at Maryanna and Richard’s home in Deerfield. Their children, grandchildren, siblings, nieces and nephews from around New England were in attendance.

The former Maryanna F. Kahle and Richard E. Foster were married in Holy Name of Jesus Church, South Deerfield.

Mrs. Foster attended Frontier Regional High School, South Deerfield, and received an A.S. in Nursing from Greenfield Community College. She worked 28 years at Cooley Dickinson Hospital, Northampton, in the Childbirth Center (OB Nurse), Registered Nurse.

Mr. Foster attended Smith Vocational High School, Northampton. He worked 39 years at the Massachusetts State Police Barracks, Northampton. He was carpenter in charge of all surrounding Massachusetts State Police barracks as well.